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Phymaturus laurenti LOBO, ABDALA & VALDECANTOS, 2010

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Higher TaxaLiolaemidae, Iguania, Sauria, Squamata (lizards) 
Common Names 
SynonymPhymaturus laurenti LOBO, ABDALA & VALDECANTOS 2010 
DistributionArgentina (Catamarca)

Type locality: around 10 km s of el peñón, departamento antofagasta de la sierra, catamarca province, argentina. 26°39’40.6”s; 67°13’26.3”w; 3815 m elevation, rocky outcrops 300 m east of provincial road 43.  
TypesHolotype: MCN 2855, male. F. Lobo and S. Valdecantos col. 
Etymologynamed after Belgian herpetologist Raymond Laurent (1917-2005) in recognition of his fruitful scientific contribution to Argentinean herpetology, and especially for injecting his enthusiasm and passion into his students to study amphibians and reptiles. 
  • Abdala, Cristian Simón; Quinteros, Andres Sebastian 2014. Los últimos 30 años de estudios de la familia de lagartijas más diversa de Argentina. Actualización taxonómica y sistemática de Liolaemidae Cuad. herpetol. 28 (2): 55-82 - get paper here
  • AVILA, LUCIANO JAVIER; LORENA ELIZABETH MARTINEZ & MARIANA MORANDO 2013. Checklist of lizards and amphisbaenians of Argentina: an update. Zootaxa 3616 (3): 201–238
  • Lobo, Fernando; Cristian Abdala and Soledad Valdecantos 2010. Taxonomic Studies of the Genus Phymaturus (Iguania: Liolaemidae): Description of Four New Species. South American J. Herp. 5 (2):102-126 - get paper here
  • LOBO, FERNANDO; CRISTIAN ABDALA & SOLEDAD VALDECANTOS 2012. Morphological diversity and phylogenetic relationships within a South-American clade of iguanian lizards (Liolaemidae: Phymaturus). Zootaxa 3315: 1–41 - get paper here
  • Stewart, M.M. & Halloy, M. 2002. Raymond Laurent. Copeia 2002: 245-247 - get paper here
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